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Moving Image Preservation of Puget Sound (MIPoPS) is a non-profit 501-(c)(3) corporation formed to help preserve our cultural heritage by assisting archives, libraries, and other organizations with the conversion of analog video recordings to digital formats according to archival best practices.

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Scarecrow Video
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VIEWS
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Scarecrow Video began life in 1988 with one simple vision: to unite people with film. At the heart of this vision was a deep passion for cinematic storytelling. It began with a few hundred tapes in the back of a record store, and for more than 28 years its devoted caretakers have gradually accumulated the largest independently owned video and physical media library in the country, currently boasting over 128,000 titles. You can find film and television from 129 countries, in 126 different...
Seattle Municipal Archives
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3,567
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The mission of the Archives is to support the goals of the City of Seattle and the citizens of the City by identifying, acquiring, arranging, describing, preserving, and making accessible - for the use of City agencies, scholars, students, and the general public - the records of enduring value created or received by City agencies and elected officials. The Motion Picture Collection Index contains descriptions of motion picture film, video, and digital video in the Seattle Municipal Archives....
Topics: Seattle, City Light, Department of Engineering
King County Archives
collection
14
ITEMS
763
VIEWS
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eye 763
The mission of the King County Archives is to serve the public and agencies of King County by collecting, preserving, holding in trust, and facilitating access to County records of enduring historical value that document its land, people, culture, and governance. Through their service, they strive to foster appreciation and understanding of King County’s origins and continuing history. The Archives are a repository of historical King County government records, which are open to public view....
Topics: King County, history
Archives of the Archdiocese of Seattle
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591
VIEWS
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The Archives of the Archdiocese of Seattle serve the information needs of the Church and civil community by preserving and providing appropriate access to records documenting the history of the Catholic Church in Western Washington. Archival materials are preserved to memorialize the corporate and ministerial activities -- enabling continuity in decision making, supporting programs, and facilitating historical research. They also oversee the management of current diocesan records and assist...
Topics: MIPoPS, Archdiocese of Seattle, Seattle
Scarecrow Video
by Startime
movies
eye 527
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Startime was one of the first American television shows to be be broadcast in color. In this episode, a governess (Ingrid Bergman), put in charge of two young children begins to see the ghost of her dead predecessor. Video is part of the Scarecrow Video Collection. Original format: VHS
Topics: Scarecrow Video, Startime, Ingrid Bergman
Scarecrow Video
by Luke S. Goljan
movies
eye 508
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This amateur film presents a sequel to the 1985 film "Remo Williams: The Adventure Begins". Video is part of the Scarecrow Video Collection. Original format: VHS
Topics: Scarecrow Video, Remo Williams
Seattle Mime Theatre
collection
16
ITEMS
499
VIEWS
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eye 499
In 1977, Richard Davidson, Elizabeth Roth, Bruce Wylie and Pat Tyler began the Seattle Mime Theatre. Both and Davidson had studied with Tony Montanaro and Jacque Lecoq, and Wylie had trained with Leonard Pitt. The company performed throughout the United States and abroad for both adults and children.
Topic: Seattle Mime Theatre
Scarecrow Video
by Something Weird Video
movies
eye 368
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This circa 1970's video was sourced from Gay Camp Classics Volume 2, a compilation VHS produced by Seattle's Something Weird Video. No other known copies exist. The VHS compilation was released in 2000. Video is part of the Scarecrow Video Collection. Original format: VHS
Topics: Scarecrow Video, Something Weird Video
Wing Luke Museum
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ITEMS
361
VIEWS
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The mission of the Wing Luke Museum is to connect everyone to the rich history, dynamic cultures and art of the Asian Pacific Americans through vivid storytelling and inspiring experiences. As a National Park Service Affiliated Area and the first Smithsonian affiliate in the Pacific Northwest, the Wing Luke Museum of the Asian Pacific American Experience offers an authentic perspective on a unique version of the American story. Nationally recognized for their work in creating...
Topic: Wing Luke Museum
Sally Sykes Group
collection
14
ITEMS
284
VIEWS
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The Sykes Group was an innovative dance theater company under the direction of Sally Sykes. Their work premiered in Seattle in the 1980s and 1990s. Sally Sykes began her training in ballet, but found her love of movement and creative niche in contemporary and dance theater. Sykes' performing and choreographic life started in the UK in 1974 and continued across countries and oceans to finally settle in the Northwest. All pieces featured in this collection were choreographed by Sally Sykes-Wyle.
Topics: Sally Sykes Group, Sally Sykes, dance, performance
Scarecrow Video
by Playhouse 90
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“The Last Tycoon” is the 24th episode in the first season of Playhouse 90. This episode, written by Don Mankiewicz and directed by John Frankenheimer, was based off the F. Scott Fitzgerald novel of the same title. In it, a movie producer is slowly working himself to death. Video is part of the Scarecrow Video Collection. Original format: VHS
Topics: Scarecrow Video, Playhouse 90
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Special Collections brings together the University of Washington Libraries' most rare and unique resources. From papyrus to born-digital, our holdings span history and the globe, and offer boundless opportunities for exploration and discovery. The Moving Image Collections contains films and video created on the UW Campus or collected in the Northwest covering a wide range of topics and genres. It includes home movies, industrial films, documentaries, news footage, and art films in all formats...
Topics: University of Washington Libraries, home movies, industrial, documentaries, news, art
Seattle Municipal Archives
by City of Seattle, Engineering Department
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Opens with paving and removal of streetcar rails.  Construction of Ballard Bridge, about halfway through the process to completion. Shots of workers and bridge at various stages.  End with opening celebration including parade with floats, bands, and baton twirlers. Item 524, Record Series 2613-09, Seattle Municipal Archives
Topics: Seattle, Engineering Department, Ballard, bridges, construction, paving, streetcars, Aurora,...
Scarecrow Video
by Something Weird Video
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eye 236
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This circa 1970's video was sourced from Gay Camp Classics Volume I, a compilation VHS produced by Seattle's Something Weird Video. No other known copies exist. The compilation was released on VHS in 2000. Video is part of the Scarecrow Video Collection. Original format: VHS
Topics: Scarecrow Video, Something Weird Video
Scarecrow Video
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This two part episode of Playhouse 90 retells Ernest Hemingway’s classic novel of the Spanish Civil War. An American allied with the Republicans finds romance during a desperate mission to blow up a strategically important bridge. Video is part of the Scarecrow Video Collection. Original format: VHS
Topic: Scarecrow Video
Scarecrow Video
by Playhouse 90
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In this episode of Playhouse 90, a successful young man announces his recent engagement, only to be forced to reconsider his future following the sudden reappearance of a girl he has loved for years. Video is part of the Scarecrow Video Collection. Original format: VHS
Topics: Playhouse 90, Scarecrow Video, John Frankenheimer
Scarecrow Video
by Playhouse 90
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This episode of Playhouse 90 was the first of that TV anthology series. Airing October 4, 1956, it was Rod Serling's adaptation of Pat Frank's novel Forbidden Area about Soviet sabotage, and starred Charlton Heston and Vincent Price. Video is part of the Scarecrow Video Collection. Original format: VHS
Topics: Scarecrow Video, Playhouse 90, Charlton Heston, Vincent Price, Soviet Union, Pat Frank, Rod Sterling
Scarecrow Video
by Something Weird Video
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Freida and Roz Berri star in this 1970's drag parody of the classic film, Whatever Happened to Baby Jane? Also, starring Clod Hopper, Patti Pope, Loretta, Tony Silva, Mazie Meland and Cora Miles. Directed by Connie B. De Mille. This video was sourced from Gay Camp Classics Volume I, a compilation VHS produced by Seattle's Something Weird Video. No other known copies exist. The VHS compilation was released in 2000. Video is part of the Scarecrow Video Collection. Original format: VHS
Topics: Scarecrow Video, Gay Camp Classics, Something Weird Video
Seattle Municipal Archives
by City of Seattle, Engineering Department
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Footage of street scenes taken by the Seattle Department of Streets and Sewers during the 1920s and 1930s. Footage is supplemented with descriptive text stills. The University Bridge and Fremont Bridge are prominently featured. Also present is footage of Department equipment in operation, such as street cleaners and dump trucks. Item 453, Record Series 2613-09, Seattle Municipal Archives
Topics: Department of Streets and Sewers, street construction, bridges, Fremont, University District, West...
Scarecrow Video
by Playhouse 90
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In this claustrophobic episode of Playhouse 90, written by Rod Serling and directed by John Frankenheimer, Paul Newman stars as a tormented convict who must take a stand against the violent inmate who murdered his best friend. This episode aired December 7, 1954. Video is part of the Scarecrow Video Collection. Original format: VHS
Topics: Playhouse 90, Scarecrow Video
Seattle Municipal Archives
by Woodland Park Zoo
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Compilation footage of the zookeeper, marmots, polar bears, children, baby leopards, otters, kid's train, llamas, two girls in kimonos, chimpanzee with hat, entrance, goats, reindeer, buffalo, elephants, penguins. Item 963, Record Series 8601-08, Seattle Municipal Archives
Topics: Woodland Park Zoo, footage, zookeeper, marmots, polar bears, children, baby leopards, otters,...
Seattle Municipal Archives
by Seatte Department of Streets and Sewers
movies
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Footage taken in 1926 by the Seattle Department of Streets and Sewers that features some of the Department's construction, demolition, and manufacturing projects. Industrial machinery, such as road graders and steam shovels, is especially prominent. Several scenes of busy Seattle streets are also interspersed. Locations identified by cue cards include the intersection of Jackson Street and 4th Avenue, the intersection of Pine Street and 4th Avenue, Jackson Street, Juanita Bay, the Fremont...
Topics: Fremont Bridge, University Bridge, Smith Cove, trucks, streetcars, traffic, street cleaning,...
Seattle Municipal Archives
by Seattle City Light
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Likely outtakes of Frank Borzage film "The River" of 1929. Footage of river, camp with log buildings; sign: Diablo Dam; blasting river bank; dredging; construction; cameraman; shots of dam from many perspectives; individual shots of workers. Item 433, Record Series 1204-05, Seattle Municipal Archives
Topics: Seattle City Light, Diablo Dam, Diablo Camp, Frank Borzage, construction, blasting, dredging
Scarecrow Video
movies
eye 149
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This two part episode of Playhouse 90 retells Ernest Hemingway’s classic novel of the Spanish Civil War. An American allied with the Republicans finds romance during a desperate mission to blow up a strategically important bridge. Video is part of the Scarecrow Video Collection. Original format: VHS
Topics: Scarecrow Video, Playhouse 90
Archives of the Archdiocese of Seattle
by Archdiocese of Seattle
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Segment discusses the construction and history of St. James Cathedral in Seattle, Washington, as well as the major renovation of the building under Rev. Michael G. Ryan in the mid-1990s.
Topics: Catholic Church, St. James Catheral, Seattle, Washington State, Rev. Michael G. Ryan
Scarecrow Video
by Something Weird Video
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eye 141
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This circa 1970's video was sourced from Gay Camp Classics Volume I, a compilation VHS produced by Seattle's Something Weird Video. No other known copies exist. The compilation was released on VHS in 2000. Video is part of the Scarecrow Video Collection. Original format: VHS
Topics: Scarecrow Video, Something Weird Video
Seattle Municipal Archives
by Seattle City Light
movies
eye 139
favorite 1
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Video transferred from reel-to-reel film about the story of the Denny Regrade. Footage includes montage of historical downtown scenes as well as maps, still images, and models of the project. Item 3271, Record Series 1204-05, Seattle Municipal Archives
Topics: Seattle, Space Needle, Denny Regrade, Ward Collier, Tom Collier, Cheryl Collier, Dan Dean, Seattle...
MIPoPS
by Storytellers Productions Limited
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Tales of Wesakechak: Why Bees Have Stingers, and Wesakechak and the First Indian People. A Huchoosedah Indian Education Video. These two episodes of puppet theater tell two Native American folktales. Part of Seattle Public Schools collection. Original format: VHS
Topics: Seattle Public Schools, Native American History, Wesakechak
Seattle Municipal Archives
by Seattle City Light
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Footage of City Light managers participating in a dunk tank event. Staff in the tank include Deputy Superintendents Malcolm "Mac" MacDonald, John Saven, and Shan Taha. Item 4963, Record Series 1204-05, Seattle Municipal Archives
Topics: Seattle City Light, employees, Malcolm "Mac" MacDonald, John Saven, Shan Taha, dunk tank
Seattle Audubon Society
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Since 1916, Seattle Audubon members and volunteers have continually worked for the protection, restoration and preservation of natural habitat for birds and other wildlife. These years of experience have never been more important than today as the growth in our region stresses many habitats and their inhabitants. Faithful volunteers work hand-in-hand with dedicated staff to provide education programs to children and adults, to engage neighborhoods in citizen science projects, and to protect...
Wing Luke Museum
by Wing Luke Museum
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Excerpts from an interview with retired Franklin High School basketball coach Frank Fujii. Original format: VHS Frank Shobo Fujii, a Nisei, was born on January 14, 1930 in Seattle’s Central District. He was the youngest of nine siblings. He attended Maryknoll School and Garfield High School, before enrolling at the University of Washington, where he earned a master of fine arts. During World War II, he was incarcerated at Tule Lake Camp. He met his wife Michiko Inouye at the University of...
Topics: Wing Luke Museum, Frank Fujii, interview Franklin High School, basketball, Seattle, Wing Luke Museum
Archives of the Archdiocese of Seattle
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Northwest historian David Buerge talks about the missionary activities of Rev. A. M. A. Blanchet among the Suquamish Tribe in the 1830s and 1840s. This segment was created for Reel to Real, a television program of the Archdiocese of Seattle in the 1980s.
Topics: Catholic Church, Rev. A. M. A. Blanchet, Suquamish Tribe, missionaries, sahale sticks, David...
King County Archives
by King County Archives
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1979 interview with artist Beverly Pepper for King County symposium, Earthworks:  Land Reclamation as Sculpture.  The artist describes her design for an earthwork at the polluted site, the Montlake Landfill in the northeast section of University of Washington campus in Seattle.  For history of the Earthworks symposium, see:  www.kingcounty.gov/depts/records-licensing/archives/exhibits/earthworks
Topics: public art, environment, Earthworks, Beverly Pepper, King County Arts Commission
Archives of the Archdiocese of Seattle
by Archdiocese of Seattle
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Northwest historian David Buerge discusses the importance of natural landmarks in traditional Native American beliefs, including a Duwamish narrative describing the origins of the seasons. This clip was created for Reel to Real, a television program of the Archdiocese of Seattle in the 1980s.
Topics: Mythology, Washington State, Duwamish Tribe, Duwamish Indians
Seattle Mime Theatre
by Seattle Mime Theatre
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Excerpts from the concert “An Evening in America,” created and performed by Seattle Mime Theatre. Includes four physical theater pieces, each to accompany an American short story: - “The Secret Life of Walter Mitty” by James Thurber, directed by George Lewis - “The Buck” by Joyce Carol Oates, directed by Rita Giomi - “The Dance of the Chicken Feet” by Bailey White, directed by George Lewis - “Cathedral” by Raymond Carver, directed by Pat Graney
Topics: Seattle Mime Theatre, Mime, Seattle, Theatre, Performance
Seattle Municipal Archives
by City of Seattle, Department of Parks and Recreation
movies
eye 105
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Parks and Recreation footage of Maypole dancing, girls jumping rope, foot races, women sings of picnic races, track meet, athletes, crowds, races, bicycles, and baseball. Item 521, Record Series 5802-08, Seattle Municipal Archives
Topics: parks, picnics, children, games, races, track and field, jump rope, maypole, City of Seattle, Parks...
Seattle Municipal Archives
by Seattle City Light
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History of the Skagit Hydroelectric Project and current operations in 1958. Includes footage of people enjoying tours of dams and powerhouses, as well as camping, boating, and waterskiing on Ross Lake. Also includes basic overview on how electricity and hydroelectric power works. Written and directed by Juel Lange and narrated by Bob Gleason. Item 35, Record Series 1204-05, Seattle Municipal Archives
Topics: Seattle City Light, Skagit Hydroelectric Project, hydroelectricity, Ross Lake, dams, camping,...
University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
by Washington State Labor Council
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Rally ’82. Begins with footage from a rally with music and signs. January 20th 1982 thousands of people come out to olympia to stand up for their rights. People come from all over the state to protest as taxpayers. Protesters relate their stories and explain why they are at the rally, the biggest  and most well organized the capital had seen. Music, speeches, and bag lunches kept participant spirits high. Voices against Reaganomics speak. Washington State Labor Council helped to finance the...
Topics: Washington State Labor Council, Protests, Taxes
Seattle Municipal Archives
by Seattle City Light
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eye 100
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Public service announcement on ways to reduce residential energy consumption. Presented through a rap performed by Steve Wesley (lyrics by Sir Mix-A-Lot) and featuring the Madrona Youth Theater. Item 5542, Record Series 1204-05, Seattle Municipal Archives
Topics: Energy conservation, public service announcement, utility bills, Seattle, rap, Seattle City Light
Seattle Municipal Archives
by Seattle Channel
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Includes two public service announcements about attending the Century 21 Exposition with sound, silent footage of construction, and woman touring sites at the World's Fair, hosted in Seattle. Date estimated. Item 2041, Record Series  3902-01, Seattle Municipal Archives
Topics: Century 21 Exposition, Seattle, World's Fair, Seattle Center House, public service annoucements
Seattle Municipal Archives
by Seattle City Light
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Distinct phases of construction on Ross Dam with captions separating the segments. Item 21, Record Series 1204-05, Seattle Municipal Archives
Topics: Ross Dam, Seattle City Light, construction, hydroelectricity
Seattle Municipal Archives
by Woodland Park Zoo
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Zoo Parade television program from 1955 covering the Woodland Park Zoo. Features many animals in studio, and wild footage of animals. Shows Bobo the gorilla at 4 years old, the bear grottos, and the feline house. Item 3524, Record Series 8601-08, Seattle Municipal Archives
Topics: Woodland Park Zoo, Seattle, zoo, animals, gorillas, bears
Seattle Municipal Archives
by City of Seattle, Department of Parks and Recreation
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Overview of Seattle's Bicycle Program from the late 1970s to the early 1980s.  Includes Discussion of Comprehensive Trail System and On-Street Improvements. Date estimated. Item 4420, Record Series 5802-08, Seattle Municipal Archives
Topics: bicycles, engineering department, bikeways, transportation planning, public-safety, citizen...
Seattle Municipal Archives
by Seattle Municipal Archives
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Mayor Clinton narrates overview of Seattle in 1961, the year before the Seattle World's Fair.  Shots of Alki Point, ferries, the locks, marina, Aurora Bridge, Lake Union, boats, fishing, Boeing, airport, schools, bridges and Mt. Rainier.  Item 17, Record Series 1204-05, Seattle Municipal Archives
Topics: Seattle, Mayor Clinton, Seattle City Light
Seattle Municipal Archives
by Seattle Fire Department
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In this fire safety cartoon from 1985, a talking fire hydrant named Big Red visits a spooky old mansion with Inspector Jim in order to teach viewers about potential fire hazards in the home. Produced and animated by members of the Seattle Fire Department.
Topics: Seattle Fire Department, Public Service Announcement, cartoon, animation, fire safety
Seattle Municipal Archives
by Seattle Fire Department
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In this fire safety cartoon from 1985, a talking fire hydrant named Big Red helps Zookeeper Debbie protect her animals from the dangers of fire hazards. Produced and animated by members of the Seattle Fire Department. Item 859, Record Series 2801-11, Seattle Municipal Archives
Topics: Seattle Fire Department, Public Service Announcement, cartoon, animation, fire safety
Seattle Municipal Archives
by Seattle City Light
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Likely outtakes of Frank Borzage film "The River" of 1929. Footage of river, camp with log buildings; sign: Diablo Dam; blasting river bank; dredging; construction; cameraman; shots of dam from many perspectives;  individual shots of workers. Item 432, Record Series 1204-05, Seattle Municipal Archives
Topics: Seattle City Light, Diablo Dam, Diablo Camp, Frank Borzage, construction, blasting, dredging
Seattle Municipal Archives
by Seattle City Light
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Likely outtakes of Frank Borzage film "The River" of 1929. Footage of river, camp with log buildings; sign: Diablo Dam; blasting river bank; dredging; construction; cameraman; shots of dam from many perspectives; individual shots of workers. Item 433, Record Series 1204-05, Seattle Municipal Archives
Topics: Seattle City Light, Diablo Dam, Diablo Camp, Frank Borzage, construction, blasting, dredging
Seattle Municipal Archives
by City of Seattle, Department of Parks and Recreation
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Footage of people enjoying Seattle parks.  Parks include Volunteer Park and Conservatory, Green Lake, Gasworks, and Alki.  Shots of  art museum, playgrounds, beaches, and zoo also included. Item 920, Record Series 5802-08, Seattle Municipal Archives
Topics: Volunteer Park, Seattle, Alki Beach, Greenlake, Gasworks Park, Woodland Park Zoo, parks,...
Seattle Municipal Archives
by City of Seattle, Engineering Department
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eye 74
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Details about the construction of Seattle's seawall in the mid-1930s on what is now Alaskan Way. Item 430, Record Series 2613-09, Seattle Municipal Archives
Topics: Olde Curiosity Shop, Polynesia, Ivars, seawall, construction, Seattle, engineering, Alaskan Way
Wing Luke Museum
by Wing Luke Museum
movies
eye 74
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Fay Chong demonstrates painting in this educational segment. Produced by Martin Moyer Productions. Original format: VHS
Topics: Wing Luke Museum, Fay Chong, artist, art demonstration, La Push
Seattle Municipal Archives
by City of Seattle, Engineering Department
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Groundbreaking and construction of Kingdome from dedication in November 2, 1972 to 1975. Includes ground breaking ceremony with cheerleaders and bands including the Kent Meridian Royals; construction at various stages, view of downtown Seattle, and completed Kingdome.  Item 489 Series 2613-09, Seattle Municipal Archives
Topics: Seattle, Kingdome, sports, stadium, baseball, construction, dedication ceremony
Seattle Municipal Archives
by Woodland Park Zoo
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Footage of Woodland Park dating from 1938. Visitors peruse the grounds of the zoo and the larger park, play tennis, and ride in horse-and-buggies. Animals featured include Sika Deer, elk, Indian elephants, goats, Barbary sheep, Rocky Mountain goats, camels, swans, polar bears, lions, Bengal tigers, and baboons. Item 532, Record Series 8601-08, Seattle Municipal Archives
Topics: zoo, animals, Seattle, Woodland Park Zoo
Seattle Municipal Archives
by Seattle City Light
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An installment of the internal Seattle City Light employee news show hosted by Miles Chamberlin. Includes the following reports: history of the wetland flooding at the Tukwila Hydroelectric Facility narrated by Real Property Agent, Gary Farr; coverage of the 1977 International Women's Day Conference held in Houston, Texas narrated by “roving reporter” Nancy Callary (it is noted at this time that Seattle City Light employed 325 women); highlights from the Governor Safety Council...
Topics: Seattle City Light, employee newsletter, video newsletter, women employees, women's rights,...
King County Archives
by Carmon Film Productions, with the King County Department of Public Works Sanitary Operations Division, the Bureau of Solid Waste Management, and the United States Department of Health, Education and Welfare
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eye 67
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Digitized copy of VHS transfer of original 16mm film produced in 1966 by Carmon Film Productions, with the King County Department of Public Works Sanitary Operations Division, the Bureau of Solid Waste Management, and the United States Department of Health, Education and Welfare. Original title: Waste Away.
Topics: Carmon Film Productions, King County Department of Public Works Sanitary Operations Division,...
Scarecrow Video
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eye 65
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This 1969 film was directed by Marty Young and written by Marshall Riggan. Video is part of the Scarecrow Video Collection. Original format: VHS
Topic: Scarecrow Video
Seattle Mime Theatre
by Seattle Mime Theatre
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Choreographed and performed by the Seattle Mime Theatre. Performers include Richard Davidson, Bruce Wylie, and Mik Kulman. Original format: VHS
Topics: Seattle Mime Theatre, Mime, Seattle, Theatre, Performance
Scarecrow Video
by Something Weird Video
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eye 63
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This circa 1970's video was sourced from Gay Camp Classics Volume 2, a compilation VHS produced by Seattle's Something Weird Video. No other known copies exist. The VHS compilation was released in 2000. Video is part of the Scarecrow Video Collection. Original format: VHS
Topics: Scarecrow Video, Something Weird Video
MIPoPS
by Kubota Garden Foundation Archive
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Don Brooks interviewing Tom Kubota at Kubota Garden. In this segment Tom Kubota talks about learning the landscaping business and working for his father, Fujitaro Kubota in the late 1930s. Digitization of this video was supported by a Collections Care grant from 4Culture.
Topics: Kubota Garden Foundation, Kubota Gardens, Tom Kubota, Don Brooks, interview
King County Archives
by King County Arts Commission Earthworks Symposium
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Robert Morris delivering keynote address at Earthworks Symposium at University of Washington, Kane Hall. See http://www.kingcounty.gov/depts/records-licensing/archives/exhibits/earthworks.aspx#RobertMorris
Topics: King County Archives, Earthworks, Robert Morris, King County Arts Commission
Archives of the Archdiocese of Seattle
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Northwest historian David Buerge briefly recounts the arrival in 1841 of French Canadian priest Modeste Demers to Whidbey Island, Washington, where he helped establish an Indian mission church at the request of local headman Tslalakum. This segment was created for Reel to Real, a television program of the Archdiocese of Seattle in the 1980s.
Topics: Catholic Church, Rev. Modeste Demers, Tslalakum, Suquamish Tribe, Whidbey Island, missionaries,...
Seattle Municipal Archives
by City of Los Angeles Water and Power
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Animated story of man misusing his appliances and wasting electricity.  Appliances revolt. Created by National Television News for City of Los Angeles Water and Power. Item 305, Record Series 1204-05, Seattle Municipal Archives
Topics: energy conservation, animation
Seattle Mime Theatre
by Seattle Mime Theatre
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eye 58
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Choreographed and performed by the Seattle Mime Theatre. Performers include Richard Davidson, Bruce Wylie, Mik Kulman, and Elizabeth Roth. Original format: VHS
Topic: Seattle Mime Theatre
Seattle Municipal Archives
by Seattle City Light
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eye 56
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Footage of the Ross Dam in various phases of construction, estimated from 1937 to 1941. Also included is footage of workers and inspectors, wildlife, and scenery. Item 5197, Record Series 1204-05, Seattle Municipal Archives
Topics: Seattle City Light, Skagit River Hydroelectric Project, Ross Dam (Wash.), Rivers, Dams, Mountains,...
Seattle Municipal Archives
by Seattle City Light
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A training video for participants in the Seattle City Light apprenticeship program.The scenarios depicted are based on a compilation of actual events and performed by actual Seattle City Light employees. Item 5534, Record Series 1204-05, Seattle Municipal Archives
Topics: Seattle City Light, employee training, training video
Scarecrow Video
by Inside the Soviet Union
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eye 54
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Part of the video series Inside the Soviet Union, this short film describes involvement and action during World War II from internal perspectives, as the film was produced by Soviet filmmakers under control and supervision of their government. Video is part of the Scarecrow Video Collection. Original format: VHS
Topics: Scarecrow Video, World War II, Soviet Union
Seattle Mime Theatre
by Seattle Mime Theatre
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Seattle Mime Theatre members, Richard Davidson, Bruce Wylie and Elizabeth Roth are interviewed on the local television program, "Good Morning, Fairbanks!" in the early days of Seattle Mime Theatre. Original format: VHS
Topics: Seattle Mime Theatre, Mime, Seattle, Theatre, Performance
Scarecrow Video
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Part of the video series Inside the Soviet Union, this short film describes involvement and action during World War II from internal perspectives, as the film was produced by Soviet filmmakers under control and supervision of their government. Video is part of the Scarecrow Video Collection. Original format: VHS
Topics: Scarecrow Video, World War II, Soviet Union
Wing Luke Museum
by Wing Luke Museum
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A walking tour of Kubota Gardens, June 6, 1980. Original format: VHS
Topics: Kubota Garden, Japanese Garden, Wing Luke Museum
Archives of the Archdiocese of Seattle
by Archdiocese of Seattle
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Short documentary explaining the history and rationale behind the Columbia River Pastoral Letter,  issued by 12 Northwest Catholic bishops, calling for environmental and economic transformations within the 259,000 square mile Columbia River Watershed in Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Montana, and British Columbia.
Topics: enviromentalism, Columbia River, Pacific Northwest
Seattle Municipal Archives
by Seattle City Light
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Footage of the Ross Dam in various phases of construction, estimated from 1937 to 1941. Also included is footage of workers and inspectors, wildlife, and scenery. Item 5198, Record Series 1204-05, Seattle Municipal Archives
Topics: Seattle City Light, Skagit River Hydroelectric Project, Ross Dam (Wash.), Rivers, Dams, Mountains,...
Seattle Municipal Archives
by KUAC, University of Alaska Fairbanks
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Women's roundtable discussion of experiences working on the Alaska Pipeline. Includes discussion of barriers to union membership and employment, and sexual harassment. Video was likely shown as part of or used for reference in sexual harassment training at Seattle City Light. Features Jane Williams, Joyce Allen, Virginia Baim, Joanne Bretzer, and Sue Pittman. Copyright KUAC-TV Production in Fairbanks, Alaska. Posted with permission for scholarly and research purposes only. Item 3360, Record...
Topics: employees, women, discrimination, sexual harassment, affirmative action, labor unions,...
Seattle Municipal Archives
by Seattle City Light
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A children's theatrical performance at Shoreline Community College about energy conservation. Featuring a slideshow with photographs of various Seattle City Light facilities. Item 5295, Record Series 1204-05, Seattle Municipal Archives
Topics: Seattle City Light, children's theater, energy conservation
Seattle Municipal Archives
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A collection of Words' Worth Poetry Program readings. Curated by John Burgess. Poems read at Councilmember Nick Licata's Culture, Civil Rights, Health and Personnel Committee meetings in 2008. Poets include John Burgess, Alexandra Oliver, Cody Walker, Raul Sanchez, Julene Tripp Weaver, Michael Schein, Lynn Miller,  Eric McHenry, J. W. Marshall, Mary Lou Sanelli, Suzanne E. Edison, Marta Sanchez. Produced by Seattle Channel. Item 5731, Nick Licata Moving Image Collection, Record Series 4650-12,...
Topics: Seattle Channel, Nick Licata, John Burgess, Alexandra Oliver, Cody Walker, Raul Sanchez, Julene...
Seattle Municipal Archives
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A collection of Words' Worth Poetry Program readings. Curated by Sibyl James from June 3, 2011 to December 14, 2011. Poems read monthly or twice monthly at the beginning of the Housing, Human Services, Health and Culture Committee chaired by Council Member Nick Licata. Poets include Sibyl James, Emily Warn, Larry Laurence, Sharon Cumberland and Kathleen Flenniken.   Copies of poems can be found on Councilmember Licata's harvested website on Archive-It:...
Topics: Seattle Channel, Nick Licata, poetry, Words' Worth Poetry Program, Seattle City Council, Sibyl...